At Keck Hospital of USC, we offer advanced physical therapy management of patients with heart-related and lung-related problems. We specialize in creating a customized treatment plan for each patient that includes a physical examination, thorough medical history review, and considers the patient’s goals for recovery.
Our clinicians provide expert care that may include: • Interval exercise training • Education on breathing techniques • Chest wall and thoracic mobility • Strengthening muscles important for posture and breathing • Education and teaching of airway clearance techniques • Aerobic and anaerobic activities • Education of appropriate exercise parameters • Reconditioning of the heart and lungs.
We offer physical therapy services to address physical problems and activity limitations for the following heart and lung disorders:• Heart failure, myocardial infarction • Post heart transplant • Cystic fibrosis • Coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) • Heart valve disorders • Pulmonary dysfunction (COPD, emphysema) • Mechanical Circulatory Support devices
Our faculty provides the highest level of care by incorporating best practices with current literature and clinical expertise to provide customized care for each patient.
Physical therapy for heart and lung care is offered at the following location:
1540 Alcazar Street, CHP 155Los Angeles, CA 90089-9006
Phone: (323) 442-2900 Fax: (323) 442-1515